Information Systems Community Security Policy

Document Information

GSC Classification OFFICIAL
Access Policy Open
Reference bps87905-0000-00
Alt. Reference
Digital Intelligence and Investigation DII S&R 005
Document Status Current
Primary Classification
Author Organisation Association of Chief Police Officers
Sponsor OrganisationNot Known
Trustee NPTC Standards Working Group,

Copyright Notice Copyright (c) 2016 National Police Technology Council (NPTC) group and the persons identified as the document authors. All rights reserved.


This guidance from ACPO is designed to enable Force to have appropriate policies relating to Information Security, including the following areas: 1.1 Enable the delivery of core operational policing by providing appropriate and consistent protection for the information assets of member organisations. 1.2 Comply with statutory requirements and meet ACPO/ACPOS expectations of the Police Service to manage information securely. 1.3 Help assure Her Majesty’s Government that Police Service elements of the Critical National Infrastructure (CNI) are appropriately protected. 1.4 Facilitate effective participation with Transformational Government strategies.


Applicable to everyone who has information assets in policing and gives guidance on how to comply with statutory and policing requirements.

Normative References

bps87905-0000-00 link



2018-10-22Digital Intelligence and InvestigationInternal assurance through the DPP programme.

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Standards | DII Programme IntegrationActive


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